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Georgia Bankruptcy Blog

Georgia Bankruptcy Blog

Resource for Georgia Bankruptcy cases and updates. By Scott B. Riddle.

http://www.georgiabankruptcyblog.com/
Rank this Week: 48

Atlanta Injury Law & Civil…

Atlanta Injury Law & Civil Litigation Blog

Covers trucking accidents, trucking litigation, trucking rules and trucking technology. By Ken Shigley.

http://www.atlantainjurylawblog.com/
  • Aug 31

    What to do if you are directly solicited for a lawyer after a crash

    What to do if you are directly solicited for a lawyer after a crash
    This morning on her way to work, a paralegal in our office was injured when someone rear-ended her car on the way to work. When she was waiting for a CT scan in the hospital emergency department, she sent us a text reporting that she had…
  • Aug 31

    TV law firm “settlement mills” blasted in legal ethics journal

    TV law firm “settlement mills” blasted in legal ethics journal
    Lawyers and paralegals who had previously worked at personal injury firms that advertise heavily on television, billboards and bus placards have told me many tales about the business model of those firms. They have told me how lawyers may be…
  • Aug 29

    16 Ways to Overcome the Independent Contractor Defense

    16 Ways to Overcome the Independent Contractor Defense
    Effective representation of the plaintiff in a case of serious injury or wrongful death often requires that counsel overcome an “independent contractor” defense.  That frequently involves solving a shell…
Rank this Week: 301

Georgia Injury Lawyer Blog

Georgia Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Georgia personal injury law regarding auto accidents, truck accidents, and nursing home abuse. By Suthers Law Firm.

http://www.georgiainjurylawyer-blog.com/
  • Apr 14

    Suthers Law Firm Investigating Defective Hernia Mesh Product

    Suthers Law Firm Investigating Defective Hernia Mesh Product
    Hernia mesh is a medical device that is used to repair hernias, which occur when internal organs bulge out through a weak spot of muscle. The only way to permanently fix a hernia is with surgery. However, hernias often return and need another…
  • Mar 8

    Congress Proposing Ban on Lawsuits and Limits on Damage

    Congress Proposing Ban on Lawsuits and Limits on Damage
    All of us have been taught the importance of being personally responsible and accountable for our actions. This week, the U.S. House of Representatives will vote on Bills that will make it more difficult, if not impossible, for citizens…
  • Feb 2

    FALLS IN NURSING HOMES

    FALLS IN NURSING HOMES
    Our firm has been suing nursing homes since the 1990s.  In fact, Suthers Law Firm was one of the first firms in the United States to obtain a successful jury verdict against a nursing home for neglecting and abusing a resident. …
Rank this Week: 323

A Georgia Lawyer

A Georgia Lawyer

Forms, news, musings and commentary from a lawyer working for consumers and injured people.

http://ageorgialawyer.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 426

All Things Pros

All Things Pros

A patent prosecution blog, with in-depth discussion of decisions by the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences (BPAI), prosecution strategies, and PTO procedures. By Karen Hazzah.

http://allthingspros.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 542

The Blackacre Times

The Blackacre Times

Features research tips, pop culture, and legal news. By the Georgia State University Law Library.

http://theblackacretimes.com/
  • May 22

    Library System Improvement

    Library System Improvement
    The Law Library, with University Library, will be changing the interface for our catalog. If you use gilfind.gsu.edu or gil.gsu.edu to search for library items, you will be redirected to our new search system on Friday, May 26. The new system…
  • May 1

    Faculty Reading List – Summer 2017

    Faculty Reading List – Summer 2017
    Did you ever wonder what your professors read in their spare time?  They certainly don’t sit around re-reading cases do they? Of course they don’t! We asked the faculty if they had any suggestions for summer reading, and…
  • Apr 17

    Summer and post-graduation password use

    Summer and post-graduation password use
    As exams draw closer, so does summer work and graduation. Curious about what you can do with your Bloomberg Law, Lexis, or Westlaw passwords? Read on… Summer use for returning students: Bloomberg Law and Lexis passwords can be used for…
Rank this Week: 651

Georgia Legal Report

Georgia Legal Report

Covers injury and accident news and medical malpractice case updates. By The Murray Law Firm.

http://www.georgialegalreport.com/
  • May 18

    Was This Tragedy Preventable? Genaro Rojas Martinez Killed in Smyrna Gas Station Shooting

    Was This Tragedy Preventable? Genaro Rojas Martinez Killed in Smyrna Gas Station Shooting
    Could This Fatal Smyrna Gas Station Shooting Have Been Prevented? Local News 39-year-old Genaro Rojas Martinez was reportedly shot and killed outside a Smyrna Texaco station Monday, May 15, 2017. According to CBS 46, the shooting occurred…
  • May 15

    Negligent Security? Man Shot at Columbus Extended Stay America Hotel

    Negligent Security? Man Shot at Columbus Extended Stay America Hotel
    Did a Security Lapse Contribute to This Columbus Hotel Shooting? Local News Gunfire erupted at the Extended Stay America hotel in Columbus Saturday, May 13, 2017, leaving one man injured. According to WRBL News, “the shooting…
  • May 11

    Fatal Security Lapse? Man Shot, Injured Outside Jasmine at the Galleria Apartment

    Fatal Security Lapse? Man Shot, Injured Outside Jasmine at the Galleria Apartment
    Was This Smyrna Apartment Shooting Preventable? Local News A 28-year-old man was shot and injured during an apparent ambush outside the Jasmine at the Galleria apartment complex Thursday morning, May 11, 2017. According to WSB-TV 2 News,…
Rank this Week: 655

Divorce Lawyer in Augusta, Georgia

Divorce Lawyer in Augusta, Georgia

Offers tips and information about Georgia divorces. By the Goolsby Law Firm.

http://divorcelawyerinaugustageorgia.blogspot.com/
  • Feb 19

    FINDING A GOOD DIVORCE LAWYER

    FINDING A GOOD DIVORCE LAWYER
    In the past, men and women seeking a good divorce lawyer often went to the telephonebook in order to find one. But those days are almost gone.Today, a person seeking a divorce attorney will generally do an online search.  He or shemay…
  • Jun 5

    Uncontested Divorce in Georgia: What does it really mean?

    Uncontested Divorce in Georgia: What does it really mean?
    Obviously, most people going through a divorce would prefer that the divorce be uncontested and cheap.But what does an uncontested divorce really mean?As an Augusta, Georgia divorce attorney, I can tell you that it means more than the simple…
  • Mar 12

    Uncontested Divorce in Georgia and What It Mean

    Uncontested Divorce in Georgia and What It Mean
              We, at the Goolsby Law Firm, LLC, frequently receive telephone calls and email inquiries from people seeking information about how to get an…
Rank this Week: 569

Wall Street Investment Fraud…

Wall Street Investment Fraud Lawyer Blog

Covers Ponzi schemes, investment fraud, and other scams. By The Doss Firm.

http://www.wallstreetinvestmentfraudlawyer.com/
Rank this Week: 742

The Law Offices of Michael Lawson…

The Law Offices of Michael Lawson Neff, P.C. Blog

Covers personal injury law affecting Georgia residents.

http://www.mlnlawblog.com/
  • Nov 23

    Fall Prevention Intervention Reduces Falls in Hospital

    Fall Prevention Intervention Reduces Falls in Hospital
    A recent study found that a fall prevention intervention could potentially prevent 1 fall every 4 days, 7.5 falls every month, and 90 falls every year in U.S. hospitals.
  • Nov 18

    Increase in Fall Injuries Leads to More Disabilities for Older Individual

    Increase in Fall Injuries Leads to More Disabilities for Older Individual
    Fall injuries and disabilities are likely to increase in coming years as baby boomers move into their senior years. Among older individuals, fall injuries often lead to broken bones, immobility and restricted activity.
  • Nov 16

    Fall Injuries May Be Deadly for Elderly

    Fall Injuries May Be Deadly for Elderly
    Among individuals over the age of 50 who fracture a hip, approximately 25 percent die within the first year after the injury! An additional 60 percent lose their ability to perform day-to-day activities like bathing and cooking.
Rank this Week: 732

Georgia Injury Law Blog

Georgia Injury Law Blog

Providing information, resources, and commentary for injured people and their families. By Robert N. Katz of Katz Wright Fleming Dodson & Mildenhall LLC.

http://www.georgiainjurylawblog.com/
  • May 21

    Georgia Residents Overwhelmingly Reject Proposed Medical Malpractice Bill

    Georgia Residents Overwhelmingly Reject Proposed Medical Malpractice Bill
    Georgia residents are overwhelmingly opposed to a bill that would restrict their access to medical malpractice damages. They’re also strongly in favor of holding nursing homes accountable for the neglect and abuse of residents. Those…
  • May 9

    Shutting Down Red Light Camera Programs Costs Live

    Shutting Down Red Light Camera Programs Costs Live
    Cities that choose to shut down their red light camera programs may see a spike in the number of people killed in traffic fatalities caused by red light violations. According to a study by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, red light…
  • Apr 29

    Daylight Savings Time Increases Car Accident Risk

    Daylight Savings Time Increases Car Accident Risk
    Daylight savings has been in effect for about 6 weeks in Georgia, which is enough time for most people to make the adjustment to longer days.  However, did you know that your car accident risks increase as soon as Daylight Savings Time…
Rank this Week: 863

Atlanta Personal Injury Lawyer…

Atlanta Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers injury and accident law. By Stephen M. Ozcomert.

http://blog.atlantapersonalinjurylawyer.pro/
  • May 11

    Georgia Court Addresses Sufficiency of Service in Bus Accident Case

    Georgia Court Addresses Sufficiency of Service in Bus Accident Case
    As an initial phase in any case, plaintiffs must notify defendants that they are being sued in court. This is done by serving them with a copy of the complaint, through what is known as service of process. If service of process is not done…
  • Apr 12

    Court of Appeals of Georgia Finds Genuine Issues of Dispute in Truck Accident Case

    Court of Appeals of Georgia Finds Genuine Issues of Dispute in Truck Accident Case
    During the course of a lawsuit, there are many opportunities for litigants to attempt to end a case early, without proceeding to trial. A defendant may move to dismiss a case at the early stages, arguing that the plaintiff has not alleged any…
  • Mar 7

    Georgia Court Holds that Company Cannot Be Held Responsible for Accident

    Georgia Court Holds that Company Cannot Be Held Responsible for Accident
    While many accidents occur between vehicles owned by individuals, accidents also frequently occur that involve corporate vehicles. When this is the case, plaintiffs may seek to go after the corporate owner because they have deeper pockets for…
Rank this Week: 1405

Pate Law Firm Blog

Pate Law Firm Blog

Covers criminal defense, civil litigation and whistleblowers.

http://www.pagepate.com/our-blog/
  • Apr 19

    “Buy American, Hire American” Executive Order May Lead to New Whistleblower Claim

    “Buy American, Hire American” Executive Order May Lead to New Whistleblower Claim
    President Trump recently signed a new executive order as part of his initiative to give priority to U.S. made goods and companies that hire U.S. citizens in government procurement decisions. This… read more → The post…
  • Apr 19

    “Buy American, Hire American” Executive Order May Lead to New Whistleblower Claim

    “Buy American, Hire American” Executive Order May Lead to New Whistleblower Claim
    President Trump recently signed a new executive order as part of his initiative to give priority to U.S. made goods and companies that hire U.S. citizens in government procurement decisions. This… read more → The post…
  • Apr 18

    Justice Department to Focus on the Prosecution of Immigration Crime

    Justice Department to Focus on the Prosecution of Immigration Crime
    On April 11, 2017, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that the Justice Department will be implementing a new policy regarding the criminal prosecution of individuals who are accused of violating… read more → The post Justice…
Rank this Week: 1069

Georgia Insurance Defense Lawyer…

Georgia Insurance Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers employer liability, food liability, insurance bad faith, CGL policy, and medical malpractice topics. By Levy & Pruett.

http://www.georgiainsurancedefenselawyer.com/
  • Apr 14

    LANDLORD NOT LIABLE FOR DECK COLLAPSE AT RENTAL HOME

    LANDLORD NOT LIABLE FOR DECK COLLAPSE AT RENTAL HOME
    In Aldredge v. Byrd, No. A17A0281, 2017 WL 1180469 (Ga. Ct. App. Mar. 30, 2017) the Georgia Court of Appeals held that a landlord was not liable for the collapse of a deck on his rental property.  The renters hosted a barbeque in the…
  • Mar 31

    NO PRE-SUIT NOTICE REQUIRED TO SUE CITIES FOR INTENTIONAL ACTS

    NO PRE-SUIT NOTICE REQUIRED TO SUE CITIES FOR INTENTIONAL ACTS
    In West v. City of Albany, 2017 WL 875033 (Ga. March 6, 2017), the Georgia Supreme Court addressed whether an injured party was required to provide notice of intent to sue a city when the alleged wrongdoing was intentional rather than…
  • Jan 24

    AN EMPLOYER MAY BE LIABLE FOR NEGLIGENT ENTRUSTMENT DESPITE A CLEAN PRE-EMPLOYMENT BACKGROUND CHECK ON THE EMPLOYEE

    AN EMPLOYER MAY BE LIABLE FOR NEGLIGENT ENTRUSTMENT DESPITE A CLEAN PRE-EMPLOYMENT BACKGROUND CHECK ON THE EMPLOYEE
    Posted by H. Lee Pruett In Cullara v. Building & Earth Sciences, Inc., Case No. A16A1735 (Ga. Ct. App., Dec. 8, 2016), the Georgia Court of Appeals seems to raise as many questions as it answers concerning an employer’s duty to…
Rank this Week: 1216

Pratlaw

Pratlaw

Covers injury law. By Prater, Duncan & Craig.

http://newnaninjuryblog.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 1333

Georgia Injury Lawyer Blog

Georgia Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Georgia personal injury and business law. By Oinonen Law Group LLC.

http://www.goodgeorgialawyer.com/
Rank this Week: 1282

Fathers' Rights

Fathers' Rights

Educates fathers going through divorce and custody cases on how to preserve their rights and maintain healthy relationships with their children. By Regina I. Edwards.

http://georgiafathersrights.blogspot.com/
  • Jan 29

    Regina elected to Georgia SuperLawyers Rising Stars for 2017

    Regina elected to Georgia SuperLawyers Rising Stars for 2017
    Regina has again been elected to the Georgia SuperLawyers Rising Stars list for 2017. While up to five percent of the lawyers in Georgia are named to Super Lawyers, no more than 2.5 percent are named to the Rising Stars list.Ms.…
  • Mar 11

    Father awarded $230,000 in divorce case

    Father awarded $230,000 in divorce case
    In Fulton County, the parties amassed nearly 1 million in legal fees arguing over custody of their child.  Our unique flat fees protect you from such exorbitant fees.Full case below:Hoard v. Beveridge, S15A1685Supreme Court of…
  • Feb 19

    Regina Edwards selected again to…

    Regina Edwards selected again to SuperLawyers Rising Stars for 2016.Edwards and Associates is pleased to announce that managing partner Regina I. Edwards has again been elected to the 2016 Georgia Super Lawyers Rising Stars list in the area…
Rank this Week: 1107

Georgia Accident & Injury Lawyer

Georgia Accident & Injury Lawyer

Reviews personal injury laws and news in Georgia. By the McClelland Law Firm.

http://www.jacksonlaws.com
  • Jan 11

    How To Stop Unwanted Calls To Your Cell in 2017

    How To Stop Unwanted Calls To Your Cell in 2017
    Does this sound familiar? You hear your cell phone ringing. You rush to get it. The possibilities are endless: could it be my spouse, my kids, my work, an important client, the hospital… Instead, it’s a bill collector, business…
  • Aug 11

    2 Words Used to Delete Credit Card Debt

    2 Words Used to Delete Credit Card Debt
    2 Words used to turn a $8,250 credit card debt into actually getting a $9,250 Check Illegal Cell Phone Collection Calls in Georgia CASE STUDY   Alright, episode number two. I’m Joseph McClelland. ... Read More The…
  • Aug 3

    How to Stop Debt Collectors Calling Wrong Number & Get Paid

    How to Stop Debt Collectors Calling Wrong Number & Get Paid
    How to Stop Debt Collectors Calling Wrong Number & Get Paid Alright, today on the very first episode, we’re going to talk about debt collectors calling the wrong phone number. ... Read More The post How to Stop Debt Collectors…
Rank this Week: 930

Invisible Man

Invisible Man

Covers criminal law and civil rights issues in Georgia. By Albert Wan.

http://georgiadefenderblog.com
  • Nov 8

    Signing Off

    Signing Off
    I’m sad to say that this is my last post for the blog.  I started this blog together with my solo law practice.  But I am moving abroad soon and will be closing down my law practice as well.  So … Continue reading…
  • Jun 21

    Freedom’s Just Another Word for Nothing Left to Lose

    Freedom’s Just Another Word for Nothing Left to Lose
    If freedom means anything it means the right to commit violence in another person’s name.  This is a lesson that’s been passed on from one generation to the next since the time this country was first founded.  And…
  • May 3

    My Commencement Speech

    My Commencement Speech
    It’s that time of the year again when universities call on dignitaries and luminaries to give commencement speeches to their students.  Most of these speeches will be rambling, pointless and sleep-inducing.  Others less…
Rank this Week: 1046

Atlanta Bankruptcy Blog

Atlanta Bankruptcy Blog

Covers Georgia bankruptcy. By Jonathan Ginsberg.

http://www.thebklawyer.com/thebkblog
  • Jul 5

    What is the Secret to Making Your Chapter 13 Plan Work?

    What is the Secret to Making Your Chapter 13 Plan Work?
      After 25+ years representing hardworking but financially struggling men and women in the Atlanta area, I can report to you that the #1 secret to surviving Chapter 13 is living below your means. This can mean you have to make some…
  • Jun 10

    Comedian John Oliver Explains the Debt Buying “Industry” and Zombie Debt

    Comedian John Oliver Explains the Debt Buying “Industry” and Zombie Debt
    Late night comedian John Oliver recently offered his unique and humorous take on the debt buying industry, noting that collection agencies are responsible for more lawsuits than any other type of plaintiff, and that many of these lawsuits…
  • Jun 6

    Relief From Your 72 Month Car Loan

    Relief From Your 72 Month Car Loan
    Financial experts bemoan the “crisis” in student loan debt (over $1.2 trillion as of 2015) and the rising rates of credit card debt ($733 billion as of 2015) but no one seems to be talking about yet another debt bubble – the…
Rank this Week: 874

Tuck the Law Dog

Tuck the Law Dog

Tuck is a legal beagle who works in a law office in Georgia. Tuck muses on animal rights, animal law, animal health, recent animal cruelty cases in all 50 states, and current events pertaining to animal rights and health (mainly dogs).

http://tuckthelawdog.wordpress.com/
  • May 25

    MEMORIAL DAY 2015

    MEMORIAL DAY 2015
    Hug a Veteran. Thank a Veteran. Be proud to be an American that upholds the freedoms in our Constitution. Do not succumb nor follow blindly those that want to take away life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. Don’t allow ……
  • Dec 25

    MERRy CHRISTMAS and HAPPY HANUKKAH 2014 !

    MERRy CHRISTMAS and HAPPY HANUKKAH 2014 !
    May all my furiends and their families have a very Merry Christmas and joyous holiday season. To all the hoomans, thank you for adopting and rescuing all the dogs and cats from the Animal Shelters. It is heart-warming to know ……
  • Dec 25

    MERRy CHRISTMAS and HAPPY HANUKKAH 2014 !

    MERRy CHRISTMAS and HAPPY HANUKKAH 2014 !
    May all my furiends and their families have a very Merry Christmas and joyous holiday season. To all the hoomans, thank you for adopting and rescuing all the dogs and cats from the Animal Shelters. It is heart-warming to know ……
Rank this Week: 1367

Atlanta Federal Criminal Defense…

Atlanta Federal Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

Covers criminal law news and cases. By Marcia G. Shein.

http://www.federalcriminallawcenter.com/blog/
  • Aug 30

    What to expect in the event you face crimlnal indictment

    What to expect in the event you face crimlnal indictment
    When you are facing criminal charges of any kind, whether at the federal or state level, you are supposed to enjoy a presumption of innocence. That's the ideal. In reality, a person can suffer negative consequences of presumed guilt even...
  • Aug 21

    When police procedures are not followed, tragedy may ensue

    When police procedures are not followed, tragedy may ensue
    Regardless of the organization that an officer represents, there are proper police procedures that must be followed. That is true even in arrests by officers of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency, the FBI or other government agencies.…
  • Aug 15

    Atlanta educators face trial over organized corruption charge

    Atlanta educators face trial over organized corruption charge
    Claims under Georgia’s Racketeering Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act aren’t usually associated with public school educators. Organized criminals, or mobsters as they might be depicted in Hollywood films, might be…
Rank this Week: 864

Our Thoughts

Our Thoughts

Covers busines law, litigation, risk management and estate planning. By Minor Bell Neal.

http://www.mbnlaw.com/our-thoughts/
  • Aug 22

    How Hard is it to Get a Mortgage?

    How Hard is it to Get a Mortgage?
    Is it really that hard? Yes. And no. And mostly yes again. And maybe it should be. And since January 10 when the CFPB’s Qualified Mortgage rule took effect, it is definitely harder. So yes.  But it is complicated.  See the…
  • Aug 20

    Oops! I Bought the Wrong Property

    Oops! I Bought the Wrong Property
    A Marin County, California, real estate broker was thrilled when he ended up as the winning bidder at a tax sale auction.  The Californian handed over a check for $150,000 to the Tax Commission and later learned that he had purchased a…
  • Nov 22

    Final Closing Disclosure Rule released by CFPB

    Final Closing Disclosure Rule released by CFPB
    Earlier this week, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) published its final rule concerning the creation of Integrated Mortgage Disclosures, which combine the disclosures consumers receive under the Truth-in-Lending Act (TILA)…
Rank this Week: 1205

Georgia Plaintiff's Lawyer

Georgia Plaintiff's Lawyer

Covers personal injury law.

http://www.georgiaplaintiffslawyer.blogspot.com/
  • Mar 12

    A Message to Georgia Senators: VOTE *NO* on HB643

    A Message to Georgia Senators: VOTE *NO* on HB643
    HB 643: A Dangerous Discovery Limitations BillThis Bill is a black-letter "limitation on frequency and extent of discovery." First, the Bill injects an alien approach to the Georgia Civil Practice Act and the broad scope of discovery.…
  • Jul 23

    Georgia UM Insurance: Things You Must Know

    Georgia UM Insurance: Things You Must Know
    What is "UM insurance"?  And Why is it a Must That You Read Your UM Policy?Most people do not understand - or have a reason to understand - the importance of "UM insurance" until they are involved in a wreck with injuries.  During…
  • Jan 23

    Death in Perry, Georgia Appears Result of Blown Tire

    Death in Perry, Georgia Appears Result of Blown Tire
    Yesterday, Miguel Rodriguez, a fifty-four year old man from Homestead, Florida, was traveling as a passenger with his wife, Ana Rodriguez, along Georgia Interstate 75. According to the initial reports, Ana Rodriguez was driving the couple's…
Rank this Week: 1557

Georgia Family Law Blog

Georgia Family Law Blog

Covers family law Issues in Georgia, including divorce, alimony, and child support. By Stephen M. Worrall.

http://www.gafamilylawblog.com/
  • Nov 18

    We're Moving!

    We're Moving!
    I am consolidating the content of all of our blogs at our Georgia Family Law website. Please join us there for new posts and to find all of our old posts.
  • Nov 18

    We're Moving!

    We're Moving!
    I am consolidating the content of all of our blogs at our Georgia Family Law website. Please join us there for new posts and to find all of our old posts.
  • Jul 27

    What happens with my Social Security if I get divorced?

    What happens with my Social Security if I get divorced?
    As a Cobb County divorce attorney, many clients ask me what the Social Security consequences would be if they were divorced. Many questions need to be answered.          Experts at AARP and the Social Security Administration provide this…
Rank this Week: 1151

Legal Blog Atlanta

Legal Blog Atlanta

Covers Atlanta legal news. By Larsen + Teusink.

http://legalblogatlanta.com
  • Aug 1

    The Short Sale Series – The Short Sale Credit Score Myth

    The Short Sale Series – The Short Sale Credit Score Myth
    Homeowners answer with a fairly common refrain whenever asked why they are considering going the short sale route.   While it is true that some feel they have a duty to try and honor their agreement with the lender, the … Continue reading…
  • Jul 30

    The Short Sale Series – Is Short Sale a Smart Option in Georgia?

    The Short Sale Series – Is Short Sale a Smart Option in Georgia?
    As Atlanta and the State of Georgia enter the fifth year of the residential mortgage meltdown, one would hope that information about the options available to troubled borrowers would be widely available. Unfortunately, based on the calls…
  • Feb 3

    Business Reporting Expense Update

    Business Reporting Expense Update
    It now appears that businesses will no longer have to adhere to the stringent 1099 reporting requirements under the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Health Care Reform), as noted last week on this blog.  Yesterday, the U.S.…
Rank this Week: 1115

Law Offices of Andrew W. Jones

Law Offices of Andrew W. Jones

Covers auto accidents in Georgia.

http://www.awjlaw.com/Marietta-Personal-Injury-Blog.aspx
  • May 26

    Andrew Jones Selected to America's Top 100 Attorney

    Andrew Jones Selected to America's Top 100 Attorney
    At Jones & Swanson, our attorneys are dedicated to community involvement and positive outreach. They each have fantastic standings within the legal community, so it’s always exciting when Andrew, Chase or Zach are selected for…
  • May 24

    Nathan's Hotdogs Recalled

    Nathan's Hotdogs Recalled
    Summertime is the perfect time for cookouts and camping, both of which frequently involve hotdogs. Roasting hotdogs from a campfire or cooking them on the grill is quick, easy and cost effective. Even visits to the ball park, whether…
  • May 16

    7 Ways to Avoid Boating Accident

    7 Ways to Avoid Boating Accident
    As the school year comes to an end and temperatures nearing 90 degrees, many people are putting on their summer gear and heading to the water. Boating is a common pastime in the Cobb County area – and the fun and excitement that…
Rank this Week: 3854

Georgia Disability Lawyer Blog

Georgia Disability Lawyer Blog

Covers social security disability and medicaid benefits. By Lisa Smith Siegel.

http://www.georgiadisabilitylawyerblog.com/
  • May 26

    How You Can Receive Social Security Disability Benefits for Schizophrenia

    How You Can Receive Social Security Disability Benefits for Schizophrenia
    Schizophrenia is a mental disorder that can result in hallucinations, delusions, and altered thinking.  It is a serious psychological disorder, and is typically confirmed upon diagnosis by a psychiatrist. The Social Security…
  • May 21

    Do All Types of Amputations Qualify for Social Security Disability Benefits?

    Do All Types of Amputations Qualify for Social Security Disability Benefits?
    Losing a limb is an extremely traumatic situation for any person.  While many amputees do receive social security disability benefits, not all types of amputations qualify. The Social Security Administration (SSA) defines certain…
  • May 21

    Do All Types of Amputations Qualify for Social Security Disability Benefits?

    Do All Types of Amputations Qualify for Social Security Disability Benefits?
    Losing a limb is an extremely traumatic situation for any person.  While many amputees do receive social security disability benefits, not all types of amputations qualify. The Social Security Administration (SSA) defines certain…
Rank this Week: 3742

John Foy & Associates

John Foy & Associates

Stay up-to-date with Georgia law, news and current events.

https://www.johnfoy.com/blog/
  • May 26

    Another Victory For Pelvic Mesh Plaintiff

    Another Victory For Pelvic Mesh Plaintiff
    Pressure continues to mount against Johnson & Johnson and their pelvic mesh products. Another jury has ruled in favor of the plaintiff for millions of dollars according to Reuters. In... Read more » The post Another Victory For…
  • May 25

    Massive Motorcycle Pack Crash On 411

    Massive Motorcycle Pack Crash On 411
    Georgia, especially North Georgia, is home to a lot of motorcycle clubs. You can see groups of motorcycles touring the roads together in a pack. They can be fun to... Read more » The post Massive Motorcycle Pack Crash On 411 appeared…
  • May 24

    Alleged Drunk Driver Flips Car, Injures Passenger

    Alleged Drunk Driver Flips Car, Injures Passenger
    When driving, a driver needs to be constantly aware of their surroundings.  They need to be focused on the road, attentive to the curves and hills. A driver under the... Read more » The post Alleged Drunk Driver Flips Car, Injures…
Rank this Week: 1621

The Law Office of Christine M…

The Law Office of Christine M Bechtold, LLC

Covers Georgia family law.

http://bechtold-law.blogspot.com/
  • May 26

    What are the Fees for Divorce?

    What are the Fees for Divorce?
    Divorce fees vary by state, county, and law firm. In all divorce cases in Georgia, you will have a filing fee paid directly to the Clerk of Court. Filing fees in Georgia vary by county, below is a list of local Superior Court filing…
  • May 19

    Do I Need to Attend a Parenting Class?

    Do I Need to Attend a Parenting Class?
    If you have a shared minor child and plan to be divorced in the State of Georgia you will likely be required to attend a parenting class or seminar. Requirements, schedules, and fees vary by county. “The superior court judges, under…
  • May 19

    Are There Different Types of Legal Fee Agreements?

    Are There Different Types of Legal Fee Agreements?
    Yes. “There are a variety of different methods through which a lawyer might charge for legal services, and usually the type of case dictates the type of fee agreement.” research.lawyers.com. Lawyer fees are generally either flat,…
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Georgia Construction, Lien & Bond…

Georgia Construction, Lien & Bond Blog

Covers recent case law, changes in the statutory law, advice and practical tips on construction law including filing materialmen's liens, payment bond claims, Miller Act issues, construction contracting, and public works.

http://cobblawgroup.net/blog/
  • May 26

    Tips to Help Owners Complete a Successful Construction Project

    Tips to Help Owners Complete a Successful Construction Project
    by Mark Cobb This is the first in a series of articles to assist project owners in planning for and achieving a successful construction project. This series will address the three phases of project planning, project bidding, and project…
  • May 8

    The Davis-Bacon Act: A Primer for Contractor

    The Davis-Bacon Act: A Primer for Contractor
    by Stephanie Dodson Dougherty The Davis-Bacon Act is a federal law that sets out minimum wage requirements for certain contractors, subcontractors, laborers and mechanics working on public buildings or public works projects receiving federal…
  • Apr 9

    Plant Vogtle Project Impacted by Westinghouse Bankruptcy

    Plant Vogtle Project Impacted by Westinghouse Bankruptcy
    One of the largest construction projects in Georgia hit another snag last week when the general contractor filed for bankruptcy protection. The project known as Plant Vogtle (Vogtle Electric Generating plant) in Waynesboro, Burke County,…
Rank this Week: 2699

Georgia Construction, Bond & Lien…

Georgia Construction, Bond & Lien Law Blog

Covers Georgia state law and information related to pending and recent changes to law affecting construction professionals. By Cobb Law Group.

http://cobblawgroup.net/blog
  • May 26

    Tips to Help Owners Complete a Successful Construction Project

    Tips to Help Owners Complete a Successful Construction Project
    by Mark Cobb This is the first in a series of articles to assist project owners in planning for and achieving a successful construction project. This series will address the three phases of project planning, project bidding, and project…
  • May 8

    The Davis-Bacon Act: A Primer for Contractor

    The Davis-Bacon Act: A Primer for Contractor
    by Stephanie Dodson Dougherty The Davis-Bacon Act is a federal law that sets out minimum wage requirements for certain contractors, subcontractors, laborers and mechanics working on public buildings or public works projects receiving federal…
  • Apr 9

    Plant Vogtle Project Impacted by Westinghouse Bankruptcy

    Plant Vogtle Project Impacted by Westinghouse Bankruptcy
    One of the largest construction projects in Georgia hit another snag last week when the general contractor filed for bankruptcy protection. The project known as Plant Vogtle (Vogtle Electric Generating plant) in Waynesboro, Burke County,…
Rank this Week: 4805

Georgia Virtual Law Firm Blog

Georgia Virtual Law Firm Blog

By Cobb Law Group.

http://online.cobblawgroup.net/blog/
  • May 26

    Tips to Help Owners Complete a Successful Construction Project

    Tips to Help Owners Complete a Successful Construction Project
    by Mark Cobb This is the first in a series of articles to assist project owners in planning for and achieving a successful construction project. This series will address the three phases of project planning, project bidding, and project…
  • May 8

    The Davis-Bacon Act: A Primer for Contractor

    The Davis-Bacon Act: A Primer for Contractor
    by Stephanie Dodson Dougherty The Davis-Bacon Act is a federal law that sets out minimum wage requirements for certain contractors, subcontractors, laborers and mechanics working on public buildings or public works projects receiving federal…
  • Apr 9

    Plant Vogtle Project Impacted by Westinghouse Bankruptcy

    Plant Vogtle Project Impacted by Westinghouse Bankruptcy
    One of the largest construction projects in Georgia hit another snag last week when the general contractor filed for bankruptcy protection. The project known as Plant Vogtle (Vogtle Electric Generating plant) in Waynesboro, Burke County,…
Rank this Week: 3666

Georgia Construction, Lien & Bond…

Georgia Construction, Lien & Bond Law

By Cobb Law Group.

http://cobblawgroup.net/blog/
  • May 26

    Tips to Help Owners Complete a Successful Construction Project

    Tips to Help Owners Complete a Successful Construction Project
    by Mark Cobb This is the first in a series of articles to assist project owners in planning for and achieving a successful construction project. This series will address the three phases of project planning, project bidding, and project…
  • May 8

    The Davis-Bacon Act: A Primer for Contractor

    The Davis-Bacon Act: A Primer for Contractor
    by Stephanie Dodson Dougherty The Davis-Bacon Act is a federal law that sets out minimum wage requirements for certain contractors, subcontractors, laborers and mechanics working on public buildings or public works projects receiving federal…
  • Apr 9

    Plant Vogtle Project Impacted by Westinghouse Bankruptcy

    Plant Vogtle Project Impacted by Westinghouse Bankruptcy
    One of the largest construction projects in Georgia hit another snag last week when the general contractor filed for bankruptcy protection. The project known as Plant Vogtle (Vogtle Electric Generating plant) in Waynesboro, Burke County,…
Rank this Week: 2658

Atlanta Employment Attorneys Blog

Atlanta Employment Attorneys Blog

Covers employment law. By Mays & Kerr LLC.

http://www.atlantaemploymentattorneysblog.com/
Rank this Week: 2769

Georgia Injury Lawyers Blog

Georgia Injury Lawyers Blog

Cover injury and accident law. By Slappey & Sadd, LLC.

https://www.georgiainjurylawyersblog.net/
  • May 26

    Does Georgia Place Caps on Damages in Personal Injury Cases?

    Does Georgia Place Caps on Damages in Personal Injury Cases?
    If you are injured in an accident and prevail in a personal injury suit, you will be compensated in the form of monetary damages.The purpose of damages in a personal injury case is to compensate the victim so that they are in the same…
  • May 25

    What Causes Vehicles to Roll Over, and How to Avoid It

    What Causes Vehicles to Roll Over, and How to Avoid It
    Any type of car accident can be potentially deadly, but vehicle rollovers are among the most dangerous. While they are relatively rare, accounting for only about three percent of all crashes, they account for about 30% of people who are…
  • May 24

    What Happens if You are Injured on an Airplane?

    What Happens if You are Injured on an Airplane?
    Airline employees are trained professionals whose job is to ensure that passengers are safely transported from point A to point B. Since flying is widely known as the safest way to travel, most of the time these journeys go off without a…
Rank this Week: 2000

Atlanta Injury Attorney Blog

Atlanta Injury Attorney Blog

Covers injury and accident law. By The Law Offices of T. Andrew Miller, LLC.

https://www.atlantainjuryattorneyblog.net
Rank this Week: 1985

Employment & Labor Insider

Employment & Labor Insider

Discusses timely issues in labor and employment law and human resources from management's perspective, with subjects ranging from discrimination to employee handbooks and religious accommodations. By Constangy, Brooks & Smith, LLP.

http://www.employmentandlaborinsider.com/
  • May 26

    After the investigation: Now what?

    After the investigation: Now what?
    Last week, we talked about employment investigations. This week, I’d like to talk about what employers do with the information they gathered during the investigation. There are two main tasks: No. 1: Figure out what probably…
  • May 26

    BREAKING: Full Second Circuit to reconsider whether Title VII prohibits sexual orientation bia

    BREAKING: Full Second Circuit to reconsider whether Title VII prohibits sexual orientation bia
    The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit (Connecticut, New York, and Vermont) agreed yesterday to rehear en banc an appeal from the estate of a gay skydiving instructor who alleged he was fired after a customer complained…
  • May 26

    Weekly catch-up

    Weekly catch-up
    OSHA intends to postpone requirement that safety reports be submitted electronically for all the world to see. You may recall that, about a year ago, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued a rule…
Rank this Week: 3359

Georgia Injury Attorney Blog

Georgia Injury Attorney Blog

Covers medical malpractice, products liability, workers compensation and injury law. By The McAleer Law Firm P.C.

http://www.georgiaaccidentattorneys.net/
  • May 26

    U.S. Supreme Court Requires Nursing Home Arbitration Agreements Be Treated Like Any Other Contract

    U.S. Supreme Court Requires Nursing Home Arbitration Agreements Be Treated Like Any Other Contract
    Nursing home arbitration clauses have recently come under heavy scrutiny. These clauses, which may act to prevent a party from filing a lawsuit in a court of law, are often contained in large blocks of small print, making it unlikely that the…
  • May 23

    Undue Nit-picking by Georgia’s Court of Appeals?

    Undue Nit-picking by Georgia’s Court of Appeals?
    In a recent decision, a Georgia court of appeals dismissed a woman’s lawsuit against the Georgia Department of Transportation (DOT), finding that she failed to satisfy the requirements in her “ante litem,” or pre-lawsuit,…
  • May 18

    Pointing the Finger — Apportioning Fault in Georgia Motor Vehicle Accident

    Pointing the Finger — Apportioning Fault in Georgia Motor Vehicle Accident
    The are many types of motor vehicle accidents, as well as many different causes. After an accident occurs, if the parties cannot come to an agreement on who is responsible, it is left up to a jury to determine who was at fault in causing the…
Rank this Week: 2203

CVN Legal News

CVN Legal News

Provides news stories, analysis, and video clips on major state-law, civil trials throughout the nation.

http://www.cvn.com/news
Rank this Week: 2241

Georgia Workers Compensation…

Georgia Workers Compensation Attorney Blog

Covers Georgia work accidents and workers' compensation laws. By J. Franklin Burns P.C.

http://www.georgiaworkerscompensationattorneyblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3370

The Legal Herald

The Legal Herald

Covers injury and accident law. By The Murray Law Firm.

http://www.legal-herald.com/
  • May 24

    Security Failure? Kayon Williams, DeSean Estrada Tragically Killed in Tempe Apartment Shooting

    Security Failure? Kayon Williams, DeSean Estrada Tragically Killed in Tempe Apartment Shooting
    Could This Tragic Tempe Apartment Shooting Have Been Prevented? Local News A shooting outside the Garden Grove apartment complex in Tempe reportedly claimed the lives of 16-year-old Kayon Williams and 20-year-old DeSean Estrada Thursday…
  • May 23

    Negligent Security? Man Injured in Longview Apartment Shooting, Fayetteville

    Negligent Security? Man Injured in Longview Apartment Shooting, Fayetteville
    Could This Fayetteville Apartment Parking Lot Shooting Have Been Prevented? Local News A shooting outside of the Longview Apartments in Fayetteville reportedly left one man with serious injuries Saturday, May 20, 2017. According to The…
  • May 22

    Negligent Security? Jaquan Harris Killed in Richmond Apartment Shooting

    Negligent Security? Jaquan Harris Killed in Richmond Apartment Shooting
    Could the Death of This Young Father Have Been Prevented? Local News 25-year-old father of two, Jaquan Harris, was reportedly shot and killed inside the Lofts at Commerce apartment complex in south Richmond Tuesday, May 16, 2017.…
Rank this Week: 2768

The Legal Chronicle

The Legal Chronicle

Covers injury and accident law. By The Murray Law Firm.

https://www.legal-chronicle.com/
  • May 24

    Negligent Security? Natalie Tavares Tragically Killed in Parking Lot Shooting, Dalla

    Negligent Security? Natalie Tavares Tragically Killed in Parking Lot Shooting, Dalla
    Was This Dallas Nightclub Tragedy Preventable? Local News A shooting outside of the Tiger Cabaret nightclub reportedly claimed the life of Natalie Tavares and left a second woman injured Sunday morning, May 21, 2017. According to…
  • May 24

    Security Lapse? Ramon Harris Shot Outside Beaverton Nightclub

    Security Lapse? Ramon Harris Shot Outside Beaverton Nightclub
    Could a Security Failure Have Contributed to This Beaverton Nightclub Shooting? Local News 34-year-old Ramon Harris was reportedly shot after a party bus pulled into Xpose nightclub in Beaverton Friday morning, May 19,…
  • May 23

    Security Lapse? Man Injured in Shull Manor Apartment Shooting, Melbourne

    Security Lapse? Man Injured in Shull Manor Apartment Shooting, Melbourne
    Could This Melbourne Apartment Shooting Have Been Prevented? Local News A man was reportedly shot and injured outside the Shull Manor apartment complex in Melbourne early Friday morning, May 19, 2017. According to Florida Today, gunfire…
Rank this Week: 2008

RIA Compliance Blog

RIA Compliance Blog

Covers registered investment advisor regulations. By Parker MacIntyre.

http://www.riacomplianceblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3155

Georgia on Two Wheels

Georgia on Two Wheels

Covers Georgia motorcycle and helmet laws. By Scholle Law.

http://www.atlantamotorcycleaccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • May 22

    Prep for Riding Across Atlanta or Georgia or America!

    Prep for Riding Across Atlanta or Georgia or America!
    There has been a resurgence of bicycle riding in American cities for several years now. Bike lanes and share the road efforts have been underway literally in every state in our nation. The renown National Geographic magazine has been…
  • Mar 17

    Motorcycle Rider Safety Tips — Part Two

    Motorcycle Rider Safety Tips — Part Two
    In our last post, we shared some safety tips for new and returning riders. For all riders, safety should be top of mind when purchasing a new bike or starting the spring riding season. We shared information about rider training, choosing a…
  • Mar 15

    New Rider Safety Tips — Part One

    New Rider Safety Tips — Part One
    The promise of spring weather undoubtedly will also bring new motorcyclists out on the roads. In light of that, we have a few suggestions for our Atlanta area and Georgia readers who are new to riding or are considering purchasing a bike this…
Rank this Week: 3218